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Definition of the noun canistel

What does canistel mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: canistels

  1. tropical tree of Florida and West Indies yielding edible fruit
  2. ovoid orange-yellow mealy sweet fruit of Florida and West Indies

Alternative definition of the noun canistel

noun

  1. Any of several tropical trees, of the genus Pouteria, from Central America and the Caribbean, that bears a sweet oval fruit
  2. The fruit of these trees, having a musky odour

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Canistel

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Google previewEdible Medicinal And Non-Medicinal Plants (2013)

Volume 6, Fruits by T. K. Lim

Canistel is a native of Central America. It occurs wild only in...

Google previewA Produce Reference Guide to Fruits and Vegetables from Around the World (1997)

Nature's Harvest by Donald D Heaton

The canistel is a three- to four-inch long egg- shaped fruit tipped with a tiny sharp beak. It has a thin, glossy skin covering an orange-yellow flesh that has the consistency of cooked egg yolk. The flavor is similar to cooked sweet potato mixed ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Fruit and Nuts (2008)

by Jules Janick, Robert E. Paull

The Canistel and its Relatives. US Department of Agriculture Administration, Washington, DC. Morton, J.F. (1987) Fruits for Warm Climates. Creative Resource Systems Inc., Winterville, North Carolina, pp. 406–408. Nakasone, H.Y. and Paull, ...

Google previewMansfeld's Encyclopedia of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops (2001)

(Except Ornamentals) by Peter Hanelt, Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research

Eggfruit, canistel, yellow sapote; Sp. zapote amarilla, canistel; tiesa (Philippines). Wild only in S Mexico, Belize, Guatemala and El Salvador, naturalized on the Keys of Florida and ...

Google previewDictionary of Food (2009)

International Food and Cooking Terms from A to Z by Charles Sinclair

Also called willow partridge, rock partridge, mountain grouse puak Thailand Taro Pucheria campechiana Botanical name Canistel puchero 1. Spain Olla podrida 2 . Argentina An olla podrida containing diced pumpkinand quarters of corn on ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Food and Nutrition (2014)

by David A. Bender

canistel Fruit of the American ...

Google previewFoods & Nutrition Encyclopedia, 2nd Edition (1993)

by Marion Eugene Ensminger, Audrey H. Ensminger

(CANISTEL). Lúcuma. bífera;. L. mervosa. The yellow egg-shapped fruit of an evergreen tree (of the family Sapotaceae) that is native to northern South America. It is 2 to 4 in. (5 to 10 cm) long and has a yellow, mealy flesh. Egg fruit appears to ...

Google previewFoods & Nutrition Encyclopedia, Two Volume Set (1993)

by Marion Eugene Ensminger, Audrey H. Ensminger

(CANISTEL). Lucuma. bifera;. L. mervosa. The yellow egg-shapped fruit of an evergreen tree (of the family Sapotaceae) that is native to northern South America. It is 2 to 4 in. (5 to 10 cm) long and has a yellow, mealy flesh. Egg fruit appears to ...

Google previewCRC World Dictionary of Plant Nmaes (1999)

Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi

English: eggfruit Peru: canistel, huevo vegetal Central America: canistel, sapote borracho, sapote amarillo Japan: tamago-no-ki P. castanosperma (C.T. White) Baehni English: poison plum, milky plum, saffron boxwood /" cinnamomea Baehni ...

Google previewFlip Dictionary (2002)

by Barbara Kipfer

sapote breadfruit durian loquat pepino satsuma bullace plum ri mandarin orange Persian melon sea grape calmyrna granadilla mango persimmon soursop canistel grape May apple pineapple (amarillo cantaloupe grapefruit medlar plantain ...

Google previewInternational Dictionary of Food and Cooking (1998)

by Charles Gordon Sinclair

Mediterranean used particularly in the paella of the Balearic islands cangrejo de rio (Spl Freshwater crayfish canistel (USAl An egg shaped fruit Pucheria campechiana with a thin glossy skin and a yellowish, creamy and slightly sweet flesh.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Applied Plant Sciences (2016)

canistel (P. campechiana), cape gooseberry (P. peruviana) , cherry Terengganu (Lepisanthes alata), Indian blackberry (S. cumini), Indian gooseberry (Phyllanthus emblica), Indian jujube (Ziziphus mauritiana), jaboticaba ...

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